Meet the Shell LiveWIRE 'Hot 48'. Each of these young entrepreneurs are now in the running for this year's £10,000 Shell LiveWIRE Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award which will be announced on the 18th of November.
Starting next week, Sam Altman, president of Y Combinator, will teach a course at Stanford University titled, "How to Start a Startup," and UK entrepreneurs will be able to access all of the content online for free.
On the morning of launching their own crowdfunding campaign, Jonathan May, CEO of Hubbub, and long standing client of the SCA talks about why they decided to take their own medicine when it came to raising finance for their social enterprise…..
The Pitch Selects Britain’s Top 100 Entrepreneurs
One of the UK’s longest running entrepreneurial competitions has selected 100 of Britain’s best small companies, including several past Shell LiveWIRE Grand Ideas Award winners, to compete for the chance to win support worth thousands of pounds.
Winning the Shell LiveWIRE Award really helped my business at a tricky time. It boosted my spirits and confidence to win an award and I know that winning helped me to go on and win other competitions, PR and of course the money to develop my business.